Racing Trophies

This page lists the trophies awarded for racing activities. Trophies for other achievements are listed on the Club Trophy page. Click on any heading for further information on the trophy, including its history, an image and a list of winners, or scroll down to see pictures of the trophies.

 

Racer of the Year Award

Awarded for the most significant achievement of the year (September – August) in any mass start competitive cycling discipline. The award shall be decided by vote at the Annual General Meeting (AGM). Nominations must be presented to the Committee Meeting prior to the AGM, from which process not more than three names will be selected.

 

The Boakes and Lew Morris Trophy

Awarded for the most significant achievement of the year (September – August) in the Time Trial (TT) discipline. The award shall be decided by vote at the Annual General Meeting (AGM). Nominations must be presented to the Committee Meeting prior to the AGM, from which process not more than three names will be selected.

 

Best All Rounder Competitions

 

The Judd Trophy

The Club B.A.R. Time Trial Champion shall be decided by the order of averages of the best average speeds at 50 and 100 miles and 12 hour time trials, recorded in Club, Association or Open Events. All riders qualifying for the above shall receive a medal.

 

The Club B.A.R. Runner-Up Trophy

Awarded to the Club member who is second in the Club B.A.R. contest.

 

Short Distance B.A.R. Trophy

The Club Short Distance B.A.R. Time Trial Champion shall be decided by the order of averages of the best average speed at two ‘’10’’ and two ‘’25’’ mile time trials. At least one ‘’10’’ mile time trial must be a Club event.

 

Prestbury Cancer Committee Perpetual Trophy

The Club Ladies Short Distance B.A.R. Time Trial ChampionShall be decided by the order of averages of the best average speed at two ‘’10’’ and two ‘’25’’ mile time trials, recorded in Club, Association or Open Events.

 

The Junior B.A.R. cup

The Club Junior B.A.R. Time Trial Champion shall be decided by the order of averages of the best average speeds at two ‘’10’’ and two ‘’25’’ mile time trials, recorded in Gloucester City CC club events, Association or any Open events.

 

Road Race Trophies

 

The Idris David Trophy

Awarded to the Club Road Race Champion, being the Club rider gaining the most points from their best six performances based upon: – 1st – 6 points; 2nd – 5 points; 3rd – 4 points; 4th – 3 points; 5th – 2 points; 6th – 1 point. All qualifying races must be open to First Category riders.

If not claimed on this basis then the LVRC series of races will serve as a substitute. Three races to count (points awarded as above based on the absolute placing in each race, i.e. no categories).  In the event of a tie then the older rider during the racing season (Mar/Sep) to count.

 

The Prestbury Cancer Centenary Trophy

Awarded to the best placed Club rider in the Cotswold Cycle Racing League series.

 

Steve Taylor Memorial

The Steve Taylor Memorial Road Race  is held annuallyin memory of Steve, a club member who died from an asthma attack on 14th of March 1984.

 

Time Trial Trophies

 

The T.G. Hall Memorial Cup

Awarded to the overall winner of the TG Hall Memorial Open time trial.

 

The T.G. Hall Handicap Cup

Awarded to the member of this Club or of the Speedwell B.C. of Birmingham who is placed highest in the handicap results of the TG Hall Memorial Open time trial. If the event is not handicapped then it will be awarded to the highest placed member of a Club listed above.

 

The Dr. W.T. Henry Trophy

Awarded to the overall solo winner of the Autumn Open ‘’25’’ time trial.

 

The AG Faers Memorial Cup

Awarded to the Club member recording the fastest time at a 100 mile time trial during the season.

 

The Halford Cup

Awarded to the Club member recording the fastest time at a 50 mile time trial during the season.

 

The Limbrick Cup

Awarded to the Club member recording the fastest time at a 25 mile time trial during the season.

 

The Ewart Smith Trophy

Awarded to the Club member recording the fastest time in a Gloucester City CC Club event 25 mile time trial during the season.

 

The Fastest 10 Trophy

Awarded to the Club member recording the fastest time in a 10 mile time trial during the season.

 

The Lewis Morris Memorial Trophy

Awarded to the Junior Club member recording the fastest time in a 10 mile time trial during the season.

 

The Boakes Shield

Awarded to the Club member who records the fastest solo time in the Three Cities Reliability Ride. There is no restriction on machine or clothing except that recumbent or similar machines are not allowed.

 

The Three Cities Roadman’s Shield

Awarded for the fastest time achieved without the use of aerodynamic aids in the Three Cities Standard Ride.

 

The Dan Knight Trophy

Awarded to the winning Club member of the season long Evening ‘’10s’’ Competition. A medal is also presented by the Club to the highest placed Junior and Juvenile. Points are awarded for placings in designated events down to 8th place and for best improvements on Personal Best times (or failing improvements then closest to) based on the Club ‘10’ course down to 8th  place. The winner of the competition is the Club member accumulating the greatest number of points in the season. Six Club ‘10’s’ are designated as Dan Knight ‘10s’, with only the best four events to count. Riders must enter at least four events to be considered.

 

The WG Gray Veterans Standard Trophy

Awarded to the winner over 25, 50 and 100 mile time trials on Standard.

 

The Pete Read Memorial Trophy

The Pete Read Memorial Trophy may be awarded to a Veteran GCCC club member qualifying by virtue of completing at least two 10-mile and two 25-mile rides from any GCCC, Association or Open events or combinations thereof, subject to certain rules.

 

The Paul Barnard Trophy

Awarded to the rider with the most points from the Club CEBAR events. 10 points for first, 9 for second etc. All CEBAR events count. Introduced in 2004. See the CEBAR page for more details. The calendar of events and counting events are to be agreed with the committee of the Club prior to the start of the season.

 

The Arthur Bell Trophy

Awarded to the Junior Club member with the best average speed from the CEBAR designated events.

 

CEBAR Veterans – Certificates

Category awards for Veterans doing Club TTs, by age groups 40s, 50s, 60s, 70+.  Minimum of 3 riders to establish a class; if not enough riders in an age group then they can qualify for the lower age (e.g. sole 70+ rider could win award for 60s category).  Awards to be made based on average speed and the CEBAR designated events.

 

The Ed Unsworth Trophy

Awarded to the fastest Club member on the Roadman’s Hill Climb.